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Tasty Tuesday: 7 Quick Meals that Help Children Poop

Many children suffer from constipation. Buy why can't children poop? Lack of water and lack of fresh and cooked fruits and vegetables in their diet play a big role. In addition, not enough physical activity and too many processed foods are often part of the problem. I am sharing with you today 7 delicious meals and snacks that can help children poop every [...]

Tasty Tuesday: 3 Nutritious and Delicious One-Pot Meals

One-pot meals are a handy way to prepare food for the whole family. I love them because there is little washing involved after the meal is done. These 3 one-pot meals are full of nutrition and extremely delicious. I hope you will make at least one of them. Romanian Vegan Potato Stew This Potato Stew is a vegan dish, but [...]

Tasty Tuesday: 7 Easy Meals that Freeze Well

These 7 easy freezer meals come up in our meal rotation frequently as they are some of our favourites that we love to eat over and over again. I usually prepare a double batch of these meals. I freeze one batch and we enjoy the other one for two dinners in a row. On nights when I do not have too [...]

Tasty Tuesday: Romanian Vegan Potato Stew (with a protein option)

Another amazing dish that I loved eating while growing up is potato stew. It requires one big pot and only 45 minutes. Delicious leftovers last in the fridge up to 3 days and are easy to warm up. Since I already shared with you a few stories about my husband and I visiting Romania (Chicken Wings with Green Peas and Carrots [...]

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Tasty Tuesday: Crunchy Egg Salad

I mentioned to you before that I did not learn how to cook and bake until my mid-twenties. My mother and my grand-mother did all the cooking for me when I was still living in Romania. Now, thinking back on it, I can’t believe how lucky I was … How the circumstances have changed since then! Over time I challenged myself to [...]

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Tasty Tuesday: Quick Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

I grew up eating homemade chicken noodle soup. My mom and my grand-mother would make it often for me and I loved eating it. I used their recipe when I made this soup for my family and I added some celery and garlic as I love when our meals have lots of vegetables. Even with the extra vegetables, this soup is light and [...]

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Tasty Tuesday: 3-ingredient Salmon Spread

I have been thinking for a while of making something with pickles that my son would eat, as he does not like pickles. Pickles have healthy bacteria for the gut and should be eaten on a regular basis. A healthy gut translates into well-digested food and regular elimination. If you suffer from constipation you can tell it good-bye. The combination [...]

2016-10-19T08:29:39+00:00 By |Categories: Lunch recipes, Nutrition, Snack recipes, Tasty Tuesdays|Tags: , |2 Comments

Tasty Tuesday: Chicken Sausages with Green Beans and Carrots

I love making one pot meals as they are fairly quick to make and give leftovers for a couple of days. This great meal can be made in about 1 hour and the leftovers taste great the next day too. This meal is rich in: Healthy fats from coconut oil Protein, vitamins B3 and B6, selenium, zinc, and phosphorus from [...]

Tasty Tuesday: Delicious Spaghetti Sauce

When I met my husband, he had a recipe folder that he used on a regular basis to make recipes from. One of the recipes that he made frequently for us was called Doro’s Spaghetti Sauce. Doro is my husband’s uncle’s wife. Doro and her husband live in Germany. Doro and my mother-in-law exchanged some recipes and this was one [...]

2016-10-19T08:29:40+00:00 By |Categories: Dinner recipes, Lunch recipes, Tasty Tuesdays|Tags: , |0 Comments

Tasty Tuesday: Chicken Wings with Green Peas and Carrots

If you enjoyed my first story about my husband in Romania, you might also enjoy this next one. Romanian drivers are known for their crazy driving. At a crosswalk, even if you are already engaged in crossing, they will not stop. Instead, they roll their car very close to your legs and when they consider that you are close to [...]